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Slowly but surely, Limbo is turning into a Commodore 64 game

When I think of Limbo, I mostly still think of its opening areas and the danger lurking in its shadowy aesthetic. Spikes, bear traps, that terrifying giant spider... there's a lot of potential for gruesome deaths. Naturally, all of that wou...

 
 
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Destructoid's award for Best Portable Game of 2017 goes to...

Samus Returns. And how. MercurySteam knocked it out of the park in 2017 with Metroid: Samus Returns. The Nintendo 3DS title took the 1991 Game Boy release Metroid II: Return of Samus, and re-envisioned it into a gorgeous, aggressive and add...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Embers of Mirrim

Embers of Mirrim is all about a griffin-like creature that can split into two halves, light and dark. It's a fitting metaphor for the gameplay found within: though it has one central mechanic, it explores that idea in a lot of different way...

 
 
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Cuphead passes two million sales

I don't expect to write about every sales milestone Cuphead clears, but I can't seem to resist. Knowing that the wonderfully-animated run-and-gun game sold a million copies made me happy back in October. Learning today that it has now passe...

 
 
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Freedom Planet 2 is looking fantastic these days

Today's a good day to catch up with Freedom Planet 2. This trailer is bananas. I actually had to pause the video after a couple of minutes to take a breather from the sensory overload. There's a lot going on, and much of it looks fantastic...

 
 
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Review: Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - Friends to the End

It's no small secret that I'm in love with the Shantae series. I was immediately taken in by the magnetic characters, brilliant music and retro adventure action. The WayForward developed franchise marries the gameplay of classic platformers...

 
 
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Destructoid's award for Best Xbox One Game of 2017 goes to...

"Good things come to those who wait" is a saying that gets said sometimes. It's supposed to extol the virtue of patience, as though it isn't always best to enthusiastically leap toward everything. That's probably true! It's important to be ...

 
 
 
 
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Fez is still being ported and now it's on iOS

The perspective-shifting platformer Fez is making the rounds once more with another port. The latest version, Fez Pocket Edition, released earlier today on iPhone and iPad for $4.99. This port was handled by BlitWorks, the company who helpe...

 
 
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Why did The End is Nigh on Switch keep all the f-bombs?

The "Hang in there" kitten became a cultural icon for a reason. Sure, many say they only liked the poster ironically, but whether we want to admit it or not, the image of an innocent, desperate little animal hanging onto life by one paw is...

 
 
 
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Playdead is bringing Inside to iOS on Friday

Playdead's captivating platform-adventure title Inside is on its way to iOS this Friday, December 15. The mobile version is open for pre-order, but the pricing isn't fully known; it's listed as "free." For me, the first time through, it was...

 
 
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Follow these instructions to make your own papercraft Cappy

Nintendo have released a fun little project that you can do whilst your sat at your desk today, in lieu of any actual work, because that stuff's for chumps. By printing out the sheet below and using just a little glue finger-power, you can ...

 
 
 
 




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Ive decided to quit my job and become a professional pirate

 
absolutfreak

My heart just isnt in it Totally stressed Is 9 am too early to start drinking? (Long bitch-fest in comments)

 
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So, I was checking out my bank account to assess the damage from this weeks stuff, tax return came in early! Well, the majority of I think the rest will be coming in When I saw the amount, I was

 
Seymour

You guys can go ahead and tell me if Im posting these way too often, but I try to only post when it really And, in this instance, Ive finally finished a game via my LP channel! Go ahead and binge away I mean, if ya want)!

 
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The promised day has come

 
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Well, thats my heart

 
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Heres a nice treat for those of us enjoying Secret of Mana in some form or another

 
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Fuck It never ceases to amaze me, just how much shit can go bad in one 24hr

 
 

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